After spending long periods of time outside, I often find myself asking what takes me out there in the first place. What is it that keeps me coming back and putting myself through things like never-ending hikes and skin tracks? Mathieu le Lay’s short film answers that question beautifully: a sense of wonder. It tells the story of a lone adventurer deep in the Dolomites who finds himself feeling extra small. Stunning cinematography and an inspiring message make this a joy to watch.
Every ski town has that crusty old dude that everyone knows. You can still find him ripping up the slopes in his knit cap and his 75 underfoot skis day after day, talking about the "good old days of skiing powder." Vital Films' new project chronicles an icon of the same sorts, back to the mountain after his days of ski bumming and shenanigans cost him a few years in the big house. follows a star of the same name, who even after all this time, can land a cork in the park, even if he might have
Like most good ideas, the catalyst for the Women of Winter speaker series came unexpectedly. Founder Christeen Walch was catching up with two co-workers in the locker room after teaching a day of ski lessons at Montana’s Yellowstone Club. Sitting on one side of her was Francesca Pavillard-Cain, a professional skier who had just come back from filming in Chile with a Warren Miller crew. On the other side was Carly Jo Hougen, a fine artist who was creating stunning top sheets for Icelantic
Two legends of action sports - Jeremy Jones and Selema Masekela - sit down for an honest conversation about their careers and problems facing not only the action sports community but the world. Presented by Sierra Nevada Brewing Company, "The Journey is Greater than the Reward" will challenge you to reflect on the past and your place in the future. The full series, featuring four episodes of conversation between Jeremy and Selema, drops 2/5 on Teton Gravity Research TV.